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Table 4 Acute and late side effects according to CTCAE v3.0

From: Stereotactic radiation therapy for liver metastases: factors affecting local control and survival

Acute toxicity Grade 1-2
GI tract 17 (23%)
  Nausea 10 (13.6%)
  Vomiting 3 (4.1%)
  Inappetence 1 (1.4%)
  Diarrhea 0
  Obstipation 2 (2.7%)
  Meteorism 1 (1.4%)
Skin reaction 4 (5.4%)
Fatigue 15 (20.3%)
Fever 5 (6.8%)
Abdominal pain 6 (8.1%)
Pneumonitis 1 (1.4%)
Cholecystitis 1 (1.4%)
Late toxicity Grade 1-2
GI tract 10
  Nausea 4
  Vomiting 1
  Inappetence 3
  Diarrhea 1
  Meteorism 1
Skin reaction 5*
Fatigue 8
Abdominal pain 5
Pneumonitis 3
Rib fracture 5
  1. (*One patient experienced skin reaction with a local ulcer which required local excision).